april 2011

The making of.... THE RIMS

Today I am telling you about the rims I am making. We decided to make new rims in carbon fiber, this year as every year. But the difference this year is that the rims are going to hold 5 bar while ...

Explosion in the workshop!

The last day's we have done extensive testing on all the parts that are going on the Fuel Fighter. This time we tested the new rims with new carbon fiber material. The rims tested earlier was made ...

Going to SmartMotor - with a not so smart motor.

So, yesterday Jardar, Aksel, Fredrik, Alexander and Mats went toSmartMotor. SmartMotor are experts on electrical engines and control circuits. They sponsor the team with test facilities and support...

Gas & Wood

Hei folks! A small update on a small component of the car: With help of Uwe, Timm made a first functioning preassembly of the gas pedal today: Now its only a matter of fine tuning until ...

Test and assembly week is upon us!

The last week before Easter is now reality! For the team this involves some pretty strict deadlines and a little bit of extra effort before a well deserved holyday. Main focus this week is assembly...

Friday but no Friday-beer..?

Last Friday we were tired of all the hard work, full of enthusiasm for the new colors of the car, and ready for celebrating with pizza and beer...  This Friday, on the other hand, we ar...

Busy days in the workshop

As most parts are finally manufactured, with only a few missing and a very high perfection rate so far, we get to start to assemble pieces together. Today's quiz: How do you think all these pieces...

More attention from the media!

Today the team was pleased to be mentioned in another newspaper article. Except for Jardars name being mixed up with the photographers everything looks great. Check it out! http://www.universitets...

Upgrades to the Fuel Fighter Trailer

The old trailer transporting the fuel fighter is white, just like one of the trailer's we can borrow at a gas station in Norway. It's hard and time consuming getting the car inside the trailer wit...

Control System: The car's brain(s)

Today, we present the old control system - the control system designed by Anders Guldahl on last year's team. Anders did an excellent job, so we have decided to keep the old system, expanding it to...

Retrieving the newly painted car. And reveling its true colors.

On Friday the 1st of April the new DNV Fuel Fighter was retrieved from Trondheim Bilskade AS, by Aksel, Tim and Alexander. We are very satisfied with the new look. Check it out. Tim is fo...

Sponsors

Hi, We want to let you all know who our sponsors are this year, and send a thanks to them. We have had a lot of help and support from these companys.   ʌ...

Our Baby is finally back!!

...and she looks ABSOLUTELY FABULOUS!! The whole team is in ecstasy and face the weekend with big smiles on their faces! Have a glorious weekend everyone! See you next week!

What´s the Story Friday Glory

Another greate article about the DNV Fuel Fighter team, represented by Aksel in the newspaper Budstikka today. If you would like to read the whole article, you´re just a tiny click away : http://...
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